Nailfold capillaroscopy in systemic sclerosis: Is there any difference between videocapillaroscopy and dermatoscopy?


Dogan S. , AKDOĞAN A. , Atakan N.

SKIN RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY, cilt.19, ss.446-449, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/srt.12067
  • Dergi Adı: SKIN RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.446-449

Özet

BackgroundVasculopathy is known to destroy nailfold capillary pattern (NCP) in systemic sclerosis (SSc). There are several methods for the evaluation of NCP of which the most common are dermatoscopy and videocapillaroscopy (VCAP). No study has been reported in the literature comparing these two techniques for their diagnostic value.